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synonyms for limits

  • barrier
  • border
  • borderline
  • bounds
  • confines
  • edge
  • frontier
  • horizon
  • line
  • perimeter
  • ambit
  • beginning
  • borderland
  • brink
  • circumference
  • circumscription
  • compass
  • end
  • environs
  • extent
  • extremity
  • frame
  • fringe
  • hem
  • march
  • margin
  • mark
  • mere
  • mete
  • outline
  • outpost
  • pale
  • periphery
  • precinct
  • purlieus
  • radius
  • rim
  • side
  • skirt
  • terminal
  • termination
  • terminus
  • verge
  • abuttals
  • line of demarcation

antonyms for limits

MOST RELEVANT
  • center
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
  • opening
  • start
  • minimum
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      How to use limits in a sentence

      I went out, and found a Mont de Piet, just beyond the limits of the Principality; they aren't allowed inside.
      ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
      And it is quite true that the particular employer can no more break away from these limits than he can jump out of his own skin.
      THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
      Champlain limits this appellation to the tribes that dwell upon the Ottawa.
      THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
      First of all comes astronomy, including the phenomena exhibited in the heavens, beyond the limits of the earth's atmosphere.
      OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
      With the telescope somewhere near a hundred million are brought within the limits of vision.
      OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
      Of course in the limits of a note to a work like the present it is impossible to discuss so large a question.
      BIRDS OF GUERNSEY (1879)CECIL SMITH
      It is well in answering a letter of invitation, to state the limits of your visit, and then to keep them.
      THE LADIES' BOOK OF ETIQUETTE, AND MANUAL OF POLITENESSFLORENCE HARTLEY
      We shall therefore now turn to a description of the portion of the starry world which is found in the limits of our solar system.
      OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
      Also, ownership of vast limits of growing spruce was necessary to the control of the valley.
      SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
      It was thronged with motorists who generally dashed along in sublime disregard of the speed limits.
      BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
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      WORDS RELATED TO LIMITS

      • abuttals
      • ambits
      • barriers
      • beginnings
      • borderlands
      • borderlines
      • borders
      • brinks
      • circumferences
      • circumscriptions
      • compasses
      • confines
      • edges
      • ends
      • environs
      • extents
      • extremities
      • frames
      • fringes
      • frontiers
      • hems
      • horizons
      • limits
      • line of demarcations
      • lines
      • marches
      • margins
      • marks
      • meres
      • metes
      • outlines
      • outposts
      • pales
      • perimeters
      • peripheries
      • precincts
      • purlieuses
      • radii
      • rims
      • sides
      • skirts
      • terminals
      • terminations
      • termini
      • verges
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